Resources for Students with Disabilities

Career Opportunities for Students with Disabilities
COSD provides career resources to better prepare students with disabilities.

Careers and the DisABLED Magazine
Resume Database; List of companies that actively recruit college graduates with disabilities, including Annual Survey of "Top 50 Employers."

A program of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) offering Outstanding Internship Opportunities for Students with Disabilities in Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science, and some fields of Business.

Federal Employment of People with Disabilities
Helps Americans, with and without disabilities, better understand how to hire and retain persons with disabilities.

Job Accommodation Network
Free consulting service that provides information about job accommodations, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and the employability of people with disabilities.

National Business & Disability Council
Resume Database, Job Postings, Internships, and Emerging Leaders Internship Program

Office of the Disability Employment Policy
Job Links - List of employers that are interested in hiring individuals with disabilities

Office of Personnel Management
Information on federal employment

Tips for Self Advocacy in the Workplace
by Dale S Brown, in Linkages, Fall 1997 Vol. 4, No. 2, pp 13-17.

Workforce Recruitment Program
Creates a database of screened candidates with disabilities seeking summer and permanent positions.